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Do you use bleach to wash your dishes and to clean your toilet?

If so, how much do you use?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:58 AM on May. 8, 2010 in Home & Garden

Answers (11)
  • No I don't.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 12:58 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • i use it to wash my toilet, floors, and bathtub and so on. i use just enough to make me satified, i guess. there's no right or wrong way, but you do got to mix it with a least a gallon of hot water
    americansugar80

    Answer by americansugar80 at 12:59 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • My toilet yes, I love it because then I don't have to scrub I just spray it from a squirt bottle leave it for 30 minutes or so and they're clean.
    mrsjonzy

    Answer by mrsjonzy at 1:02 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • it's 1/4 cup per gallon of water
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:04 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • I have done both. My sink got clogged up and I used bleach to get rid of the yuck stuff that was in there...it bleaches it right back to white again,,,
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:04 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • I don't use bleach for anything. It is an asthma trigger for me, as are most chemicals.
    emslala

    Answer by emslala at 5:20 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • I don't use bleach for my dishes. I have a great dishwasher.

    Toilet, I use a bleach based cleaner.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 8:41 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • Gross. I have never had bleach in my home
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:17 AM on May. 8, 2010

  • No, we don't use bleach in our house at all.
    mom2aspclboy

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 7:45 PM on May. 9, 2010

  • Absolutely not! ! - bleach contains sodium hypochlorite : a neurotoxin - can cause kidney and liver damage, severe lung damage and reproductive disorders - bleach can burn the skin, vapors irritate the nose, throat and lungs - vapors have been shown to interfere with brain function and to aggravate heart conditions and asthma. I have found natural, green products that are safe for you and the environment that work as well - if not better than bleach.
    Dew1

    Answer by Dew1 at 9:44 AM on May. 13, 2010

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